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Uncle Julio's

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Mexican, Southwestern
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190 East Stacy Road, Building 3400, Allen, TX
+1 972-678-1001
10:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sun 10:00 - 22:00
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52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We heard about this place from the actor Alan Tudek so we stopped on in and had some amazing food. The fajita and tamales were done very well. Enjoy !!

Thank ray m
Grapevine, Texas, United States
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102 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Full disclosure. My son, Sean, works there, as part of the management staff, and at his invitation I was there on December 31 for a late lunch. I was first of all surprised to see the restaurant half full at 3:30 pm. Mind you this is a cavernous place so easily over 100 people were eating at this hour. This... More 

Thank mmkarim786
Huntersville, North Carolina
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner there and we ordered two basic meals and four small house margaritas. The bill with a 20% tip was $95.00!!!! The margaritas were $11 each, which I feel was a ripoff. The food was your basic Tex-Mex and was average at best. The primary reason for the low rating was the excessively high price.... More 

Thank Anonymous_drifter
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Uncle Julio's is in a good location near many shops and restaurants. For a Sunday night it was very busy. Tried to have a nice family dinner but we were seated near a large group that were loud. Service was good. Chips and salsa are served while being seated. Chips were a little greasy and salsa spicy. The cheese enchiladas... More 

Thank Faith501
Durant, Oklahoma
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104 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped for a late lunch. It wasn't crowded but it was loud. The guacamole and tortillas were excellent. All the food was good but those two items really shines. The salsa is good but a little spicy for some of us. Wouldn't hesitate to come again.

Thank BeachBatik
Durant, Oklahoma
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

There's nothing special about this location. Typical tex mex. The decor is the best part. Service is friendly and the food is decent, but the fajitas have hardly any seasoning. If UJ would add a bit more flavour to their meals I would think differently.

Thank Ethan M
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28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Ate here with the family. One of the better Tex Mex places in Allen. Had some of the soups and traditional dishes. We would go back.

Thank Chad G
Lewisville, Texas
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit to Uncle Juilo's Allen location. We've been to the Addison (It's there or nearby as all these city limits run together) location many times. It's a favorite of ours for Mexican cuisine. Both locations good food, great service and affordable. Visited after a quick shopping trip to the Allen Outlets.

Thank Bhoff4273
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

I went here for dinner with an old friend. I chose a platter from the menu, and the food arrived quickly. I seemed to have ordered a huge meal, but we enjoyed sharing it. The waitress was attentive. My only reservation is that the room was big and left the place in the early evening with a cool atmosphere. Perhaps... More 

Thank 25052014
Fairview, Texas
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

I LOVE Uncle Julio's! This is my "go to" and one of my favorite places to eat. The table side guacamole is the BEST! I love the sangria (frozen and on the rocks) and the margaritas are good too. I've tried many things on the menu and have not been disappointed in any of my choices. Most of the time,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 East Stacy Road, Building 3400, Allen, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Allen
  • Phone Number: +1 972-678-1001

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?